WhereCanWeGo Logo

Discover What's On in West Yorkshire

All events by date

Bingley Gallery Summer Exhibition

The Bingley Gallery’s Summer Exhibition features over 90 works of 20 talented artists from our region... more >
The Bingley Gallery, 29B Park Rd., Bingley BD16 4BQ
Today, Thu 18 Jul, and more dates until Sun 1 Sep

Boston Spa Festival and Scarecrow Trail 2024

Scarecrow Trail: Wed 10th – Tue 16th July Festival: Sat 13th, Sun 14th July 2 days 34 events 39 scarecrows Party in the Park... more >
Boston Spa Village LS23 6
Today

Pontefract Liquorice Festival

Pontefract Liquorice Festival is back – and what a bumper crop it is, this year! Get ready for sweet-themed fun celebrating Pontefract’s historic..... more >
Pontefract Town Centre WF8 1AG
Today

Seeing Double: The Story of Double Two Shirts

Seeing Double: The Story of Double Two Shirts Explore the enduring legacy of a local business that changed the face of fashion in Seeing Double: The Story of Double Two Shirts... more >
Wakefield Museum Wakefield One Burton Street WF1 2EB
Today to Thu 25 Jul

Mum2mum Market Baby & Childrens Nearly New Sale BRIGHOUSE

SUN 14TH JULY 2024 - Lightcliffe Academy Sports Centre, Brighouse - Halifax - Doors Open 13:15 – 15:15 37 Stalls selling excellent condition... more >
Lightcliffe Academy Sports Centre Stoney Lane Lightcliffe Halifax HX3 8TL
Today

Elland Silver Band Summer Spectacular

The Elland Silver Band organisation present their Annual Gala Concert, featuring performances from all six of their musical groups, ending in a... more >
Huddersfield Town Hall Ramsden Street HD1 2TA
Today

The Lion Inside

‘No matter your size, we all have a mouse and a lion inside.’ A heart-warming tale about confidence, self-esteem, and a shy little mouse who sets..... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Wed 17 Jul

Brighouse Art Circle: Demonstration

Gina Suzette Reid demonstrtes Arttastic more >
Waring Green Community Centre, Garden Road, Brighouse HD6 2AX
Thu 18 Jul

LAC - A Midsummer Night's Dream (Theatre)

Join Leeds Arts Centre this July for a raucous and colourful modern rendition of Shakespeare's captivating comedy: A Midsummer Night's... more >
The Carriageworks Theatre, 3 Millennium Square, Leeds LS2 3AD
Thu 18 Jul to Sat 20 Jul

Laffin' Boi Presents: Beauty and the Beast (not the family fairy-tale)

Laffin' Boi brings you their next adult pantomime, Beauty and the Beast. The story of a heart broken prince, transformed into a beastly..... more >
Halifax Playhouse King Cross Street HX1 2SH
Sat 20 Jul

Zip the Cow 2023

Zip slide from the top of the Cow, at the Cow and Calf rocks above Ilkley, in summer 2023 to help support Sue Ryder's expert, compassionate more >
Ilkley Moor Cow and Calf Rocks, Hangingstone Road, Ilkley. LS29 8RF
Sat 20 Jul and Sun 21 Jul

90s RELOADED

Join us as we travel back in time to one of the most iconic eras of music for an exciting night out. The ultimate 90s night out, so come dressed..... more >
Britannia Hotel Leeds Road LS16 9JJ
Sat 20 Jul

Oddfellows Brass Band Concert

Join us and listen to the wonderful Oddfellows Brass Band. Our society's very own brass band promise to entertain you with their toe tapping..... more >
St Michael and All Angels’ Church St Michael’s Road Headingley Leeds LS6 3AW
Sat 20 Jul

Hawthorne Cottage - Open Garden for NGS

Hawthorne Cottage - Open Garden for NGS Hawthorne Cottage sits in Magdale with views toward Emley Moor in the far distance. There is a small front lawned area with a stream, herb garden and..... more >
Hawthorne Cottage, Huddersfield HD4 7DG
Sun 21 Jul

Jurassic Journey at Carlton Lanes

Jurassic Journey at Carlton Lanes A herd of giant dinosaurs, including a three-metre-tall tyrannosaurus rex, will be wowing visitors to Carlton Lanes shopping centre over the summer... more >
Carlton Lanes Shopping Centre Castleford West Yorkshire WF10 1AD
Mon 22 Jul to Sun 1 Sep

Halifax Thespians present: The Coiner's Wife

From a remote weaver's cottage in the bleak Yorkshire moors, a gang of counterfeiters (the 'Cragg Vale Coiners') launch a nefarious... more >
Halifax Playhouse King Cross Street HX1 2SH
Tue 23 Jul to Sat 27 Jul

Brighouse Art Circle: Workshop

Based on Rivers or Lakes more >
Waring Green Community Centre, Garden Road, Brighouse HD6 2AX
Thu 25 Jul

REVIVING HER: Northern Rascals

Multi-disciplinary performance company Northern Rascals are bringing their powerful new dance-theatre show, REVIVING HER, to Halifax’s Square Chapel... more >
Square Chapel Arts Centre, 10 Square Road, Halifax HX1 1QG
Thu 25 Jul to Sun 28 Jul

Reviving Her: Northern Rascals

The company impressively combines theatre and dance to explore themes of safety, identity and empowerment in Northern women... more >
Square Chapel Arts Centre, 10 Square Road, Halifax HX1 1QG
Thu 25 Jul

Dick & Liddy's Comedy Club at The Victoria Theatre Halifax

Laugh your way into the weekend with the return of the Victoria Theatre Halifax's regular and hugely popular Dick & Liddy's Comedy... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Fri 26 Jul

A Taste of Faulty Towers The Dining Experience!

Straight from London’s Theatreland via the legendary Sydney Opera House, this international sensation has been specially adapted to be performed on a... more >
Embsay & Bolton Abbey Steam Railway, Bolton Abbey Station, Bolton Abbey, Skipton BD23 6AF
Fri 26 Jul to Sun 28 Jul

Declan McKenna

Award winning singer, songwriter and musician Declan McKenna is adding to Halifax to his tour and coming to The Victoria Theatre this... more >
Victoria Theatre Fountain Street Halifax HX1 1BP
Sat 27 Jul

249 Barnsley Road - Open Garden for NGS

249 Barnsley Road - Open Garden for NGS An elevated acre, south-facing garden with panoramic views. The garden is packed with an abundance of spring colour, created from 1000s of bulbs,..... more >
249 Barnsley Road, Wakefield WF4 4AL
Sat 27 Jul and Sun 28 Jul

Riverside Food and Drink Festival Wetherby 2024: A Feast on The Ings

Prepare your taste buds for an epic celebration of all things FOOD on The Ings, Wetherby this July! We're back with a bang on July..... more >
Wetherby Ings (South bank), Wetherby, Leeds LS22 5FN
Sat 27 Jul and Sun 28 Jul

cheekimonkeys keighley family indoor market

cheekimonkeys keighley family indoor market family market indoor, stalls include family crafts, bouncy castle, balloon modelling, sweet treats and more more >
Oakbank recreation centre, oakworth road, keighley BD22 7DU
Sat 27 Jul

Brighouse Art Circle: Life Model

Figure drawing more >
Waring Green Community Centre, Garden Road, Brighouse HD6 2AX
Thu 1 Aug

Amber Lights Performing Arts presents: FROZEN JR

A story of true love and acceptance between sisters. Disney's Frozen Jr. follows the journey of Princesses Elsa and Anna... more >
Halifax Playhouse King Cross Street HX1 2SH
Fri 2 Aug and Sat 3 Aug

Theatre Organ Concert

The Northern Theatre Organ Trust present a Theatre Organ concert featuring Andrew Nix at the console of the Compton Christie Theatre Organ at Ossett... more >
Ossett Town Hall, Market Street, Ossett WF5 8BE
Sun 4 Aug

Brighouse Art Circle: Workshop

Based on painting from a photograph more >
Waring Green Community Centre, Garden Road, Brighouse HD6 2AX
Thu 8 Aug

Great Cliff Exotic Garden - Open Garden for NGS

Great Cliff Exotic Garden - Open Garden for NGS An exotic garden on a long narrow plot. Possibly the largest collection of palm species planted out in Northern England inc a large Chilean wine..... more >
Great Cliff Exotic Garden, Wakefield WF4 3EN
Sat 10 Aug and Sun 11 Aug

Brighouse Art Circle: Demonstration

Richard Kitson demonstrates oil portraits more >
Waring Green Community Centre, Garden Road, Brighouse HD6 2AX
Thu 15 Aug

Brighouse Art Circle: Workshop

Paint your own portrait more >
Waring Green Community Centre, Garden Road, Brighouse HD6 2AX
Thu 22 Aug

Charity Jigsaw Festival

FRIDAY 23 TO MONDAY 26 AUGUST 2024 View the magnificent display of 1,850 pre-owned and new jigsaw puzzles, as one is sold another replaces... more >
St. Martin’s Church, Church Lane, Brighouse HD6 1AT
Fri 23 Aug to Mon 26 Aug

The Hatchling

Are you ready to experience the wonder of The Hatchling? This ground-breaking free outdoor theatrical performance will unfold over a weekend of..... more >
Wakefield WF1
Fri 23 Aug to Sun 25 Aug

Halifax Thespians present: The Bench

Joe is in crisis, his life a swirling scribble of obligations he feels he's failing to fulfil. For five minutes a day he finds a little solace..... more >
Halifax Playhouse King Cross Street HX1 2SH
Tue 27 Aug to Sat 31 Aug

The Merry Wives of Windsor

Sir John Falstaff, everyone's favourite Shakespearean sleazeball, has fallen on hard times. In order to fix his finances he plans to seduce the..... more >
Oakwell Hall WF17 9LF
Wed 28 Aug

Fleetwood Bac and guests A Foreigners Journey

Fleetwood Bac, the Mac sound, the look, the mystical atmosphere and on-stage chemistry are all portrayed with a passion and energy that has recieved... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Wed 28 Aug

Brighouse Art Circle: Workshop

Do your own thing and sale of goods more >
Waring Green Community Centre, Garden Road, Brighouse HD6 2AX
Thu 29 Aug

Dick & Liddy's Comedy Club at The Victoria Theatre Halifax

Laugh your way into the weekend with the return of the Victoria Theatre Halifax's regular and hugely popular Dick & Liddy's Comedy... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Fri 30 Aug

Fireman Sam

Norman wants to go on an adventure to impress his friends, so when two famous animal explorers arrive in Pontypandy, he decides to follow them into... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Sat 31 Aug

Yorkshire Mind Body Spirit wellbeing fayre

Yorkshire Mind Body Spirit wellbeing fayre Yorkshire Mind Body Spirit Weekend 2024 Saturday 31st August 2024 10am - 5pm Sunday 1st September 2024 10am - 5pm Tickets: Single Day Tickets £6... more >
Mytholmroyd Community and Leisure Centre Caldene Avenue, Hebden Bridge HX7 5AF
Sat 31 Aug and Sun 1 Sep

Dippy Craft Fair Ilkley

Dippy Designs Gifts & Events are coming to Clarke Foley Hall at Ilkley! A fabulous Craft fair with 30 stalls, free entry for visitors and an onsite..... more >
Clarke Foley Hall, Cunliffe Road, Ilkley LS29 9DZ
Sat 31 Aug

Brighouse Art Circle: Annual Open Evening

Exhibition, supper, raffle. All Welcome more >
Waring Green Community Centre, Garden Road, Brighouse HD6 2AX
Thu 5 Sep

Frankies Guy's at the Victoria Theatre Halifax

After nearly a decade of touring the UK and countless global performances, the award-winning Frankie's Guys are now firmly established as one... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Fri 6 Sep

Vivaldi - Gloria

Vivaldi - Gloria A Choral concert of Joyful music given by the Leeds based touring choir Masterworks chorale, featuring music by Vivaldi, Knight, Rutter, Buxtehude more >
St Edwards church Clifford , near Wetherby LS23 6HJ
Sat 7 Sep
Premium

Keighley & District Agricultural Show

Traditional Agricultural and Horticulture show - Cattle, Sheep, Ferrets, Heavy Horses & Shetlands and other Equestrian classes, Vintage Tractors &... more >
Marley Fields, Aireworth Road, Keighley BD21 4DB
Sat 7 Sep

DogFest Yorkshire

DogFest arrives in Harewood House, Yorkshire on Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th September 2024! Join us for a jam-packed visit where each ticket..... more >
Harewood House, Harewood, Leeds LS17 9LG
Sat 7 Sep and Sun 8 Sep

DogFest at Harewood House

Bring your dog to DogFest Yorkshire and treat them to a day which guarantees to get their tails wagging at Harewood House... more >
Harewood House, Harewood, Leeds LS17 9LG
Sat 7 Sep and Sun 8 Sep

What's Love Got To Do With It? at the Victoria Theatre Halifax

International sensation What’s Love Got To Do With It? is back! Brought to you by the award-winning producers behind the hugely successful..... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Sat 7 Sep

The Great Middleton Park Show

This is the annual craft, flower and produce show with live music, singers, stalls, street food stalls, climbing wall and entertainment, organised by... more >
Town Street, Middleton, Leeds LS10 3SH
Sun 8 Sep

American Four Tops

Direct from the USA, Soul Satisfaction’s AMERICAN FOUR TOPS show has been travelling internationally bringing all the sweet soul music and the Motown... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Sun 8 Sep

G4 20th Anniversary Tour at the Victoria Theatre Halifax

The UK’s No.1 vocal harmony group and original X-Factor stars celebrate a double decade in the limelight with a spectacular anniversary show... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Fri 13 Sep

Hilarity Bites Comedy Club feat. Chris Washington & Jules O’Brian

Hilarity Bites Comedy Club feat. Chris Washington & Jules O’Brian Coming to Hilarity Bites at Cluntergate Centre in Horbury on September 13th 2024: Hilarity Bites Comedy Club feat... more >
The Cluntergate Centre, Cluntergate, Horbury, Wakefield WF4 5DA
Fri 13 Sep

FREE taster session with the Bradford Rock Choir

Are you looking to find a local choir to join? The Bradford Rock Choir is led by vocal teacher Narelle Hill... more >
The Mayfield Centre, Broadway Avenue, Marshfield, Bradford BD5 9NP
Mon 1 Jul

FREE taster session with the Wakefield Rock Choir

If you have ever wondered 'are there any community choirs near me?' then the answer is firmly yes!... more >
St Austins Community Centre, Wentworth Terrace, Wakefield WF1 3QN
Mon 16 Sep, Mon 23 Sep, Mon 21 Oct

FREE taster session with the Ilkley Rock Choir

Are you looking to join a choir? Your friendly local Ilkley choir is run by vocal coach Ainjiel-Shaolee Clark... more >
St Margaret’s Parish Hall, Queens Road, Ilkley LS29 9QL
Wed 3 Jul

Join our choir in Leeds/Roundhay for a FREE taster session

Do you want to join a choir near you? Your friendly local Leeds choir is run by singing teacher Ainjiel-Shaolee Clark... more >
Oakwood Church, Springwood Road, Roundhay, Leeds, West Yorks LS8 2QA
Thu 26 Sep, Thu 3 Oct, Thu 17 Oct, Thu 24 Oct, Thu 14 Nov

Paul Smith: Pablo at the Victoria Theatre Halifax

Attention all comedy fans! Paul Smith is back and better than ever with his latest tour show, Pablo. Get ready to experience the jaw-aching, laugh..... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Thu 26 Sep

Dick & Liddy's Comedy Club at The Victoria Theatre Halifax

Laugh your way into the weekend with the return of the Victoria Theatre Halifax's regular and hugely popular Dick & Liddy's Comedy... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Fri 27 Sep

Clinton Baptiste: Roller Ghoster! at the Victoria Theatre Halifax

Solo again, Britain’s most celebrated clairvoyant medium psychic from Peter Kay’s ‘Phoenix Nights’ returns with his brand new hilarious one-man stand... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Sat 28 Sep

The Johnny Cash Roadshow at the Victoria Theatre Halifax

‘Clive captures my Grandfather JUST as he was’ - Caitlin Crowell, Granddaughter of Johnny Cash. Johnny Cash Roadshow is back with an all-new..... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Sat 5 Oct

Theatre Organ Concert

The Northern Theatre Organ Trust present a Theatre Organ concert featuring Nicholas Martin BEM at the console of the Compton Christie Theatre Organ... more >
Ossett Town Hall, Market Street, Ossett WF5 8BE
Sun 6 Oct

Anything For Love The Meat Loaf Story at the Victoria Theatre Halifax

Steve Steinman’s Anything For Love – The Meat Loaf Story - It’s all About the Music! Following his 2023 sell-out tour the highly acclaimed and..... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Wed 16 Oct

Steve Steinman presents Anything For Love

Steve Steinman’s Anything For Love – The Meat Loaf Story - It’s all About the Music! Following his 2023 sell-out tour the highly acclaimed and..... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Wed 16 Oct

Join our choir in Huddersfield for a FREE taster session

Do you want to find a local choir to join near you? The Huddersfield Rock Choir is led by West Yorkshire based musician and teacher Narelle Hill... more >
Huddersfield Mission, 3-13 Lord Street, Huddersfield HD1 1QA
Wed 16 Oct, Wed 23 Oct, and more dates until Wed 27 Nov

Rita, Sue and Bob too Victoria Theatre Halifax

Rita, Sue and Bob Too is a twisted, dark and hilarious comedy drama that tells the story of Rita and Sue, two working class girls from a rundown... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Fri 18 Oct and Sat 19 Oct

Dick & Liddy's Comedy Club at The Victoria Theatre Halifax

Laugh your way into the weekend with the return of the Victoria Theatre Halifax's regular and hugely popular Dick & Liddy's Comedy... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Fri 25 Oct

Temple of Delusion at the Victoria Theatre Halifax

The stars of CBBC’S number one show “Danny and Mick” are embarking on a new adventure and theatre tour for 2024 In a faraway land that time... more >
Victoria Theatre Fountain Street Halifax HX1 1BP
Sun 27 Oct

Lindisfarne at the Victoria Theatre Halifax

The Victoria Theatre is delighted to welcome to Halifax the legendary 70’s folk-rock pioneers LINDISFARNE, with a classic five-piece line-up of... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Wed 30 Oct

Simon Reeve: To the Ends of the Earth at the Victoria Theatre Halifax

Simon is an author and TV presenter, and one of the world’s most adventurous travellers. His unique brand of documentary film-making combines travel..... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Thu 31 Oct

Dick & Angel: Forever Home at the Victoria Theatre Halifax

Fane Presents: Dick and Angel: Forever Home (Avec le Nitty Gritty) Spend an entertaining evening with the stars of Channel 4 hit Escape to the... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Sat 2 Nov

Queenz: Drag me to the Disco! at the Victoria Theatre

Queenz are back with a BRAND NEW SHOW! Join the gals for an electrifying, live vocal, drag-stravaganza, where Dancing Queenz and Disco Dreams collide..... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Tue 5 Nov and Wed 6 Nov

The Dualers at the Victoria Theatre Halifax

The Dualers are a 9-piece Jamaican Rhythm & Blues band from SouthEast London. They first hit the headlines when the single ‘Kiss on the Lips’ entered..... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Fri 8 Nov

Cilla, Dusty, Lulu and Co Shout Out to the 60's

Get Ready to Step Inside the fabulous music of the 1960s where we celebrate some of the best icons of the decade... more >
Longwood Mechanics Hall, 107 Longwood Gate, Huddersfield HD3 4UU
Fri 8 Nov

Rhod Gilbert & the Giant Grapefruit at the Victoria Theatre Halifax

When life gives Rhod lemons… In his last show ‘The Book of John’, Rhod was dealing with some pretty pungent life citrus, and an idiot called John... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Sat 9 Nov

Sue Ryder Run Bolton Abbey

Run Bolton Abbey is always a sell-out event where over 1200 runners take part in running various distances in the stunning scenery of Bolton Abbey... more >
Bolton Abbey Estate, Bolton Abbey, Skipton. North Yorkshire. BD23 6AL
Sun 10 Nov

The Horne Section's Hit Show

They have two series of their own Channel 4 TV show, an iTunes-chart-topping podcast and now they’re tuning up their instruments once more to tour... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Tue 12 Nov

Jimmy Carr: Laughs Funny at the Victoria Theatre Halifax

If you like fast-paced, edgy one-liners then get ready to be happy. Jimmy Carr is going back on tour and he'll be back in Halifax with his..... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Wed 13 Nov

The ELO Experience at The Victoria Theatre Halifax

The legacy left by Jeff Lynne & The Electric Light Orchestra barely needs any introduction – suffice to say that between 1972 and 1986 they achieved... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Fri 15 Nov

The Night Sky Show at the Victoria Theatre Halifax

Bringing his successful sell out and highly praised show back to The Victoria Theatre Halifax. Astronomer and author Adrian West (aka VirtualAstro on..... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Sat 16 Nov

The Best of Grohl - Boom, Leeds

The Best of Grohl is the ultimate rock show dedicated to the legendary rock icon Dave Grohl. This four-piece powerhouse delivers an electrifying rock..... more >
Street Mills, Millwright St, Leeds LS2 7QG
Sat 16 Nov

Squeeze: 50th Anniversary Tour with Special Guest Badly Drawn Boy

Joined by special guest Badly Drawn Boy. With a half-century distinguished by some of the smartest and sweetest guitar-pop made during the rock &..... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Sun 17 Nov

The Sensational 60's Experience at the Victoria Theatre Halifax

With a brand-new production for 2024. Join us for the musical phenomenon with this festival of nostalgia... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Fri 22 Nov

Arrival: The Hits of ABBA at the Victoria Theatre Halifax

Calling all 'Dancing Queens' and Super Troopers' Arrival: The Hits of ABBA is back and coming to the Victoria Theatre... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Sun 24 Nov

The Stylistics with Support at the Victoria Theatre

THE STYLISTICS 2024 Greatest Hits Tour direct from the USA The Stylistics are known instantly for their many recognisable hits such as the Grammy... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Tue 26 Nov

Paddy McGuinness: Nearly There... at the Victoria Theatre Halifax

One of the country’s best-loved and most popular comedians Paddy McGuinness has announced a major UK tour, his first since 2016!... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Thu 28 Nov

Dippy Craft Fair Ilkley

Dippy Designs Gifts & Events are coming to Clarke Foley Hall at Ilkley! A fabulous Craft fair with 30 stalls, free entry for visitors and an onsite..... more >
Clarke Foley Hall, Cunliffe Road, Ilkley LS29 9DZ
Sat 30 Nov

Saltaire Vintage Home & Fashion Fair

Saltaire Vintage Home & Fashion Fair Saltaire Vintage Home & Fashion Fair 10am - 4pm Victoria Hall, Saltaire, West Yorkshire BD18 3JS 40+ stalls of genuine vintage from the 1920s to... more >
Victoria Hall Victoria Road Saltaire BD18 3JS
Sat 30 Nov

Lost in Music: One Night at the Disco at the Victoria Theatre

LOST IN MUSIC One Night at the Disco The night out of the year that you need more than ever, is back at the Victoria Theatre Halifax!... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Sat 30 Nov

Theatre Organ Concert

The Northern Theatre Organ Trust present a Theatre Organ Concert featuring Howard Beaumont at the console of the Compton Christie Theatre Organ at... more >
Ossett Town Hall, Market Street, Ossett WF5 8BE
Sun 1 Dec

Peter Pan at the Victoria Theatre Halifax

Come and join us for the spectacular family pantomime Peter Pan at The Victoria Theatre this Christmas... more >
The Victoria Theatre Fountain Street HX1 1BP
Sat 14 Dec, Sun 15 Dec, Thu 19 Dec to Tue 24 Dec, Thu 26 Dec to Tue 31 Dec, Fri 3 Jan 2025 to Sun 5 Jan 2025

Winter Solstice Strider

The Winter Solstice Strider is brought to you by the team behind the Summer Solstice Saunter at Bolton Abbey. For this event the venue is the St... more >
STRI Group, St Ives Grove, St Ives Estate, Harden, Bingley BD16 1AU
Sat 21 Dec

The Quirky Wedding Fayre at The Faversham

The Quirky Wedding Fayre at The Faversham The Quirky Wedding Fayre brings together the most unique wedding suppliers in a truly quirky venue to help make your wedding one of a kind!... more >
The Faversham, 1-5 Springfield Mount Woodhouse LS2 9NG
Sun 12 Jan 25

Things to do around West Yorkshire

West Yorkshire, a diverse and captivating county in England, offers a wide range of activities for an enjoyable day out. Whether you're interested in history, nature, or family-friendly adventures, there's something for everyone. Let's explore some of the best things to do in West Yorkshire:

1. The Royal Armouries, Roundhay Park & Tropical World, Leeds:
- Start your day in Leeds with a visit to the Royal Armouries, a fascinating museum housing over 8,500 historical artifacts. Explore themed galleries showcasing English and foreign armor from various centuries, including rare elephant armor from India. Afterward, head to Kirkstall Abbey, one of England's best-preserved medieval abbeys. Enjoy live performances within the abbey ruins during the summer months. For a relaxing stroll, visit Roundhay Park, a vast green space with lakes, walking paths, and playgrounds. Don't miss Tropical World, an indoor zoo within the park, featuring a variety of animals, birds, insects, and plants.

2. Day Out in Wakefield:
- Explore Wakefield, a historic city with a rich industrial past. Visit the Wakefield Cathedral, an impressive Gothic structure, and discover local history at the Wakefield Museum. Take a leisurely walk along the River Calder or explore the nearby Sandal Castle, a medieval ruin with panoramic views.

3. Saltaire & The Bradford Industrial Museum, Bradford:
- Head to Bradford and explore Saltaire, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This model village was built by Sir Titus Salt in the 19th century for his mill workers. Visit Salts Mill, now an art gallery and shopping complex, and admire the Victorian architecture. Then, discover the Bradford Industrial Museum, housed in a former textile mill. Learn about Bradford's industrial heritage, including weaving, printing, and engineering.

4. Bronte Parsonage Museum, Haworth:
- Delve into literary history in Haworth, home to the famous Bronte sisters. Visit the Bronte Parsonage Museum, where Charlotte, Emily, and Anne Bronte lived and wrote their iconic novels. Explore the rooms, personal belongings, and manuscripts. Take a walk on the nearby moors that inspired their literary works.

5. Ilkley Moor & Cow and Calf Rocks:
- For outdoor enthusiasts, head to Ilkley Moor. Enjoy scenic walks, spot wildlife, and marvel at the unique rock formations known as the Cow and Calf Rocks. The panoramic views of the surrounding countryside are breathtaking.

6. National Coal Mining Museum, Wakefield:
- Discover the region's coal mining history at the National Coal Mining Museum near Wakefield. Take an underground tour to experience the life of a miner and learn about the industry's impact on West Yorkshire.

7. Fairburn Ings RSPB Reserve:
- Nature lovers should visit the Fairburn Ings RSPB Reserve. Explore wetlands, woodlands, and lakes, and observe a variety of bird species. The reserve offers marked trails and hides for birdwatching.

Remember to check opening hours and any booking requirements for these attractions. Whether you're interested in culture, nature, or history, West Yorkshire promises an enriching and memorable day out!